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Understanding Content Delivery Networks (CDN)

Content Delivery Networks (CDN) have been around for years, and as long as they’ve been around, there has been some confusion as to what they are and their purpose. In today’s post, we will show exactly how a CDN can help your business by looking into how Cloudflare implemented this technology. What Is a Content Delivery […]

How To Speed Up Your WordPress Website: Make Fewer http Requests, Add Expires Headers, gzip Compression and More

Poor website performance is expensive. According to Kissmetrics, an e-commerce site making $100,000 per day can lose up to $2.5 million a year for every extra second of load time. Fortunately, learning how to speed up your website and make big performance gains doesn’t have to be complicated. The first step, covered in What You […]

7 Ways to Improve Page Load Time on WordPress – and Prove It to Your Clients!

Developing a beautiful website that makes your client happy is goal #1. However, creating a great website doesn’t stop at aesthetics. You also want to set them up for success with a blazing fast site that will maximize conversions, improve rankings, and give your client’s visitors an amazing user experience. Improved page load time is […]

Caching Options for Optimizing Your VPS

It’s a fact: slow websites lead to a loss of visitors, preventing you from converting those visitors to paying customers. Studies done by Akamai show that more and more consumers expect quick-loading sites – a recent study shows that 30% of all consumers expect page load times of one second or less. What’s the primary […]

Optimizing Images On Your Website

For most websites these days including images is a given. However, if used improperly your images could be having negative effects on your bottom line. Unoptimized images can quickly bog down your site, causing it to load slowly and making visitors click away. It’s important to make sure you’re properly formatting and optimizing images for […]

4 Ways to Optimize Your VPS

As your business or website grows or changes, it is important to remember the key role your virtual private server plays in your success. Even if your VPS seems to be running smoothly, it’s always a good time to take a closer look for potential ways to optimize your VPS performance. Often the default settings […]

eCommerce Hosting Tips for the Holidays

The Holiday shopping season is upon us! While consumers are powering up their laptops, tablets, and phones, retailers should be metaphorically battening down the hatches to prepare for the onslaught of profitable Holiday traffic. Is your eCommerce site ready for the craziness that is the Holiday shopping season? We’re ready to help you prepare your […]

Content Delivery Networks (CDNs): Trends & Benefits

Over the last four to five years, the method in which content is delivered through the Internet has changed dramatically. The volume of traffic now served by content delivery networks (CDNs) accounts for more than half of all consumer traffic, according to a preliminary report done by Deepfield. This is a significant increase from their […]